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Brand: Rittal
Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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Rittal North America recently introduced the new Power Isolation Enclosure Selector Tool – designed to help prevent arc flash related hazards. The new tool allows users to design a solution in three easy steps that is unique to their application. Human error is the most common cause of arc flash injuries; while there are many safety protocols that can be followed to help keep people safe from the risk of arc flash, mistakes do happen.

 

 

 

Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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Jonard Tools’ new Advanced Optical Fiber Identifier w/ Power Meter & VFL (OFI-100) is a complete 3-in-1 tool for fiber technicians. The Optical Fiber Identifier is designed to quickly detect the direction of light being transmitted inside fiber optic cables and displays the relative core power without damaging the fiber. This fiber identifier is perfect for working on fiber optic cables in network systems without having to disrupt the network.

 

 

 

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Jonard Tools’ new Compact Cable Cutter (JIC-500) easily cuts completely through network cables, including their nylon ripcords. The compact cable cutter is specifically to be smaller in size, making it easy enough to bring anywhere. The cable cutter also features an ultra-sharp, curved blade designed to minimize cable deformation while cutting. Its large jaw opening allows a user to cut network or copper cables up to 0.50" (12.7 mm) in diameter.

 

 

 

Brand: ABB
Industry Focus: Building Controls, General Manufacturing, Industrial, Marine/Offshore, Transportation
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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The cost of contamination can add up, averaging between $10-30 million in direct costs of a recall, plus lost sales, customer confidence and more. In facilities where bacteria reduction and detectability are critical, a standard cable tie may go unidentified in product and its notched design can be a home for microorganisms. ABB has expanded its line of Ty-Rap cable ties with Ty-Rap TyGenic cable ties, the industry’s first two-piece antimicrobial and detectable cable tie.

 

 

 

Brand: Flir
Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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Teledyne FLIR, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, today announced the expansion of its Si124 industrial acoustic imaging family of cameras by introducing a new set of sound imaging cameras that feature a wider acoustic detection range, up to 65Khz, and an integrated battery with a quick start power button to make condition monitoring and inspection more efficient and effective.

 

 

 

Brand: Flir
Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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Teledyne FLIR, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, today introduced the FlexView dual field-of-view (DFOV) lens attachment for FLIR Axxx and Txxx Series thermography cameras designed to improve operational efficiency, safety, and accuracy from switchyards to the plant floor. With a single form factor just 6mm longer than the standard single-lens setup, operators now can have two lenses without adding weight while enjoying a smoother experience operating the camera and reducing inspection time in the field.

 

 

 

Brand: IDEC
Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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IDEC Corporation has released a complete product line of S3TL series ferrules, wire strippers, crimpers, and screwdrivers. Properly installed ferrules provide dependable wire terminations to both screw and push-in terminals, but installers and technicians need suitably rated parts and associated tools for making these connections, which are provided by this new line of products.

 

 

 

Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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Southco, Inc. has recently introduced the newest product in its successful C2 series of lever latches, with a new push to lock option that incorporates an auto-relock feature. With customizable features, versatile locking styles and a streamlined industrial appearance, the push to lock C2 Lever Latch provides upgraded functionality that can be used to demonstrate compliance with industry regulations.

 

 

 

Industry Focus: Industrial
Product Type: Tools for Panel Builders

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KNIPEX Tools offers new ANSI-compliant tethering system and 1000V insulated tools for its tethered tools and attachments line. The additions include one ANSI-rated lanyard, two adapter straps and seven 1000V insulated tools. The KNIPEX tethering system includes a captive eye to keep the ANSI-compliant lanyard (38" in length) secured to the carabiner as well as a self-locking gate to prevent any unintentional opening.

 

 

 

Brand: Hammond Manufacturing
Industry Focus: Automotive, Building Controls, General Manufacturing, Industrial, Oil & Gas, Water & Waste Water

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Introducing Hammond Manufacturing's hole plugs, designed to seal unused pushbutton holes, conduit openings and knockout holes against dust, oil and water, with a standard pushbutton size of 30.5mm and a mini pushbutton size of 22.5mm. These hole plugs come in two variations; steel and stainless steel. Steel hole plugs are available in 12 sizes, while the stainless steel are available in 8 sizes.